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Defending Life in the Pikes Peak Region

JUN
26

Hatred of Boundaries

In an essay on LifeSiteNews.com, Anthony Esolen draws a comparison between abortion, gay “marriage” and illegal immigration: a hatred of boundaries.

He describes this hatred of boundaries as “a refusal to honor what makes a thing the kind of thing it is, and therefore a refusal to observe the limits of one’s own business, whether moral or political.”

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JUN
18

One Child Policy in America?

Could a version of the Chinese “one child” policy be coming to America?

Bioethicist Peter Singer, speaking at a “reproductive rights” conference, concluded, ironically, that “women’s reproductive rights may one day have to be sacrificed for the environment” (as reported in LifeNews).

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MAY
30

American Aversion to Children

The Washington Times reports that American fertility has reached a record low according to statistics from the federal government.

The fertility rate is reported to be 1.86 births per woman, meaning that the birth rate in the United States has fallen below the replacement rate of 2.1 births per woman.

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MAY
10

Ideas Have Consequences

Ideas have consequences. The culture of death in which we are immersed is attempting to redefine the most foundational truths of our society.

 

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JAN
26

Tenacity

Many years ago, as part of a graduate program, I wrote a thesis on the, "Evolution of Vietnamese Nationalism". In this study, I was very impressed with the commitment the Vietnamese people had to their own independence. If one generation did not achieve this goal, it would be passed on to the next generation. They would not give up regardless how many generations it took. What tenacity!

 

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